Re: basic authentication query

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Oct 16, 2008.

  1. In message <>, Reg wrote:

    > I am curious as to how I can change things to avoid this message.
    >
    > It is a linux/apache server.
    > I can access my directories on it using SSH.


    Can you reconfigure the server to request "digest" instead of "basic"
    authentication?
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Oct 16, 2008
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  2. In message <>, Reg wrote:

    > On Thu, 16 Oct 2008 17:01:34 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro
    > <_zealand> wrote:
    >
    >>In message <>, Reg wrote:
    >>
    >>> I am curious as to how I can change things to avoid this message.
    >>>
    >>> It is a linux/apache server.
    >>> I can access my directories on it using SSH.

    >>
    >>Can you reconfigure the server to request "digest" instead of "basic"
    >>authentication?

    >
    > Thanks lawrence . What would that entail?


    <http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_auth_digest.html>
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Oct 17, 2008
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  3. In message <>, Reg wrote:

    > On Fri, 17 Oct 2008 22:42:21 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro
    > <_zealand> wrote:
    >
    >><http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_auth_digest.html>

    >
    >
    > The browser mentions that in 2004 some browsers have not implemented
    > digest authentication. Would it be reasonable to assume that all
    > modern browsers now implement it?


    Which browser did you say you were using again?
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Oct 17, 2008
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